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Borrow, George Henry, (1803-1881), writer and traveller

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Surname: Borrow
Forenames: George Henry
Gender: Male
Date: 1803-1881
Biography: ODNB link for Borrow, George Henry (1803-1881), writer and traveller
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P154295 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P2998 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for George Henry Borrow
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
corresp, literary MSS and papers
Clara Thomas Archives & Special Collections
See Union list of MSS in Canadian repositories , suppl 1976
1825-1992: Sir Angus Fraser collection of MSS of or rel to Borrow
National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
See Annual Return 2002
1835-63: collected material of or rel to him
National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
See Annual Return 2006
1828-78: corresp (c16 items) and literary MSS (264)
University of Texas at Austin: Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center Library
See NUC MS 71-1898
MSS of Emelian the Fool and The Story of Tim
Oxford University: Worcester College Library
NRA 10396 Worcester College
philological MSS, incl gipsy vocabularies and Bohemian grammar
British Library, Manuscript Collections
misc literary MSS
London University: Senate House Library
NRA 19298 London Univ L
literary MSS
Leeds University Library, Special Collections
See Masson, The Brotherton Collection, p151
translations of Welsh verse
National Library of Wales: Department of Collection Services
notes and translations from the Spanish
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
c1855: account of runic cross at Braddon
Norfolk Record Office
corresp and literary MSS
Yale University Libraries: Beinecke Library
1826-62: corresp and literary MSS
Norfolk Record Office
See Library Association Survey 1965
papers (123 items)
Rutgers University Libraries
See Hamer, Archives and MSS in USA 1961
1833-40: letters
Cambridge University Library: Department of Manuscripts and University Archives
NRA 12965 Missionary Socs
1833-40: corresp with British and Foreign Missionary Society
New York Public Library: Manuscripts and Archives Division
See NUC MS 68-1069
biographical material
Boston Athenaeum
See NUC 93-213
1842-43: letters to Dawson Turner
Cambridge University: Trinity College Library
See Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
c1825: translation of manuscript poem
Leeds University Library, Special Collections
See Annual Return 2015